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Student Rights & Responsibilities

Student Responsibilities

It is YOUR responsibility to:

  • Review and consider all information about the school's program before you enroll
  • Complete all application forms accurately, including your application for student financial aid.
  • Accurately report all information on your documents. Errors can result in delayed receipt of your financial aid. Intentional misreported information on your application forms for Federal Financial Aid is a violation of the law, and is considered a criminal offense subject to penalties under the U.S. Criminal Code.
  • Return all documentation, verification, corrections, and /or new information requested by the Financial Aid Office.
  • Read and understand all forms that you are asked to sign.
  • Perform the work that is agreed upon in accepting a Federal Work Study award.
  • Know and comply the deadlines for application or renewal.
  • Know and comply with the school's refund procedure.
  • Make satisfactory academic progress.

Student Rights

You have the right to:

  • Know what financial assistance is available, including information on all Federal, State and institutional financial aid programs.
  • Know the deadlines for submitting applications